The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 17 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 67 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 11.65% 8.76% 5.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.14% 8.98% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 31
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
552 479 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.00% 97.56% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 438 429 508
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Architect
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the Swindon region.

Architect Salary Trend in Swindon

Architect
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Swindon

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 53 (44.54%) Finance
2 49 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (31.09%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (25.21%) Banking
5 20 (16.81%) Retail
6 19 (15.97%) TOGAF
7 18 (15.13%) Enterprise Architecture
8 17 (14.29%) Line Management
9 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (10.08%) Management Information System
11 10 (8.40%) Online Banking
12 9 (7.56%) Retail Banking
12 9 (7.56%) SAP
12 9 (7.56%) Windows
13 8 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (6.72%) Firewall
13 8 (6.72%) Project Management
13 8 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (6.72%) Business Transformation
14 7 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
14 7 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
14 7 (5.88%) ISTQB
14 7 (5.88%) Process Architecture
14 7 (5.88%) Performance Testing
14 7 (5.88%) Test Management
14 7 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (5.88%) ISEB
14 7 (5.88%) VMware
14 7 (5.88%) Manufacturing
14 7 (5.88%) Microsoft

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.84%) CMS
1 1 (0.84%) Liferay
1 1 (0.84%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.84%) PaaS
2 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.72%) Firewall
2 4 (3.36%) WAN
3 3 (2.52%) LAN
4 2 (1.68%) SAN
4 2 (1.68%) Internet
4 2 (1.68%) Network Security
4 2 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (4.20%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (0.84%) Big Data
2 1 (0.84%) Couchbase
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
General
1 53 (44.54%) Finance
2 30 (25.21%) Banking
3 20 (16.81%) Retail
4 9 (7.56%) Retail Banking
5 7 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 6 (5.04%) Telecoms
7 5 (4.20%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.68%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.52%) J2EE
2 2 (1.68%) .NET
3 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.84%) Web Services
3 1 (0.84%) Middleware
3 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (31.09%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.08%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.40%) Online Banking
4 4 (3.36%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.84%) CMDB
5 1 (0.84%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.84%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.56%) Windows
2 2 (1.68%) UNIX
3 1 (0.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (15.97%) TOGAF
3 18 (15.13%) Enterprise Architecture
4 17 (14.29%) Line Management
5 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.72%) Project Management
6 8 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (6.72%) Business Transformation
7 7 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (5.88%) Performance Testing
7 7 (5.88%) Test Management
7 7 (5.88%) Process Architecture
8 5 (4.20%) Information Management
8 5 (4.20%) Data Modelling
8 5 (4.20%) SOA
8 5 (4.20%) Information Security
9 4 (3.36%) ITIL
9 4 (3.36%) CRM
9 4 (3.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.36%) Java
2 2 (1.68%) SQL
3 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.84%) C
3 1 (0.84%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 7 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.84%) Degree
3 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (7.56%) SAP
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.88%) VMware
3 6 (5.04%) Cisco
4 4 (3.36%) HP
5 3 (2.52%) Juniper
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle
5 3 (2.52%) F5
6 2 (1.68%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.68%) McAfee
7 1 (0.84%) Teradata
7 1 (0.84%) Symantec
7 1 (0.84%) Citrix
7 1 (0.84%) IBM
7 1 (0.84%) Siebel
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